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      Sale 2425 | Lot 234
      Price Realized: $12,350With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2425 Lot 234

        FRESHFIELD, DOUGLAS. Across Country from Thonon to Trent. Rambles and Scrambles in Switzerland and the Tyrol. [8], 135 pages. 8vo, 242x141 mm, original cloth, spine ends worn, cover corners bumped; contents clean, with only faint stamp on title verso, handwritten addendum to the errata in ink (by the author?), and 2 pencil corrections in the text. Bookplate of Godfrey Allan Solly dated 1896. London: Spottiswoode, 1865

        Estimate $3,000 - 5,000

        first edition of freshfield's first book, written when he was 20, describing his first Alpine experiences. Half-title inscribed: "Arthur Kekewich from DWF." Neate F62; Perret 1756 ('de la plus grande rareté').


        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $12,350

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